ANISTIQUE — A tremendous season came to an end for Manistique volleyball in the regional finals here Thursday, losing to Traverse City St. Francis. The Gladiators swept the Emeralds 3-0 (27-25, 25-18, 25-17) to win the title behind dominant play at the net.
The first set was extremely ...
RAPID RIVER — Tyler Sundling picked off a pass at the four-yard line with 45 seconds remaining and Rapid River held on to knock off Cedarville 36-30 here Friday. The win places the Rockets in the eight-player Division 2 state championship game in Marquette next Saturday.
“When I saw the ...
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. - Mike Nagy rebounded from a difficult day to get back into contention for a cherished golf position.
The Manistique native carded a dazzling 7-under-par 65 here Thursday to get into position for today’s final round that will determine who will advance to the Web.com Tour ...
MARQUETTE — Four Escanaba football players earned All-U.P. Dream Team honors this season while six Gladstone players were accorded large school first-team honors.
The selections were made here Wednesday at Northern Michigan University by the U.P. Sportswriters and Sportscasters ...
MINNEAPOLIS — Bay College’s men and women’s basketball teams split games against Dakota County Technical College here Friday.
The men (1-2) won 88-81 behind an 18-point night from Reggie Dean. Kobi Lumsden-Barnes added 17 points, and Christian Alexander and Ryan Robinette each had 10. ...
ESCANABA — The last time Rapid River faced Cedarville, the Rockets came away with a hard-fought 28-20 win. That was five weeks ago, and the stakes are a lot higher now as the teams play in an eight-player Division 2 semi-final at 7 p.m. Friday in Rapid River.
The Rockets trailed 20-6 at ...
GREEN BAY (AP) — Randall Cobb is out of detailed answers for now. But the veteran receiver did have one simple solution to get the Green Bay Packers out of their first-half funk.
No rallying cries. No inspirational slogans, like the “Run the Table” phrase from Aaron Rodgers that turned ...
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Mitchell Trubisky and the Chicago Bears’ offense refuse to become mired in mistakes or popular assessments.
Trubisky long ago ditched social media to focus his attention on operating coach Matt Nagy’s new offense, and the result has been a 5-3 record and first ...
Traverse City St. Francis at Manistique
Championship match, 6:30
Carney-Nadeau vs. Munising, 7
At Mackinaw City
Rudyard vs. Pickford, 6
Bay College vs. United ...
Tech spikes GVSU
HOUGHTON - The second-seed Michigan Tech volleyball team upended Grand Valley State 3-0 in a GLIAC quarterfinal tournament here Wednesday.
The Huskes (23-5) go to Big Rapids Friday to face Davenport (16-13) in a league semifinal. Tech beat the sixth-seeded Panthers 3-1 two ...
DETROIT (AP) — Minus their big man, the Miami Heat were looking for someone to come up big.
Josh Richardson answered the call.
The 6-foot-6 shooting guard scored 27 points to lead the short-handed Heat past the Detroit Pistons 120-115 in overtime Monday night.
Richardson hit four free ...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have fallen into last place in the NFC North and there are signs they may have a hard time getting back into the division race.
When coach Matt Patricia met with reporters Monday, he didn’t wait for their questions on his team’s 24-9 loss to ...
GREEN BAY (AP) — Every year, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy nips any playoff talk in the bud by saying it’s not a topic of conversation until the team wins 10 games.
The Packers hit the season’s midpoint with a 3-4-1 record, meaning there is little margin for error after ...
By John Marshall
AP Basketball Writer
The 2017-18 college basketball season had everything a fan could want. Standout performances, a No. 1 seed finally falling in the first round of the NCAA Tournament and Villanova cutting down the nets for the second time in three seasons.
Oh, and Sister ...
Kingsley vs. Kingsford, 6:30
Calumet vs. Manistique, 6:30
Carney-Nadeau vs. Wakefield-Marenisco, 6
Lake Linden-Hubbell vs. Munising, 7:30
At Mackinaw ...
CARNEY — The 7th annual Carney-Nadeau Early Bird men’s basketball tourney will be held Dec. 1-2 at Carney-Nadeau High School. The double elimination tournament has a field of 12 teams and an entry fee of $100. Rosters should be sent to Paul Polfus, Box 55, Carney, 49812 ...
ALMA — Escanaba’s wild season of comebacks and late game heroics continued here Saturday in the district playoffs.
Christer Carne’s touchdown run and Ethan Silverstone’s extra point kick with 3:24 left in the game lifted the Eskymos to another comeback win, 14-13 over Alma.
ST. NICHOLAS — Things began to look promising for Rapid River early in a Division 4 district volleyball final Saturday night.
Munising, however, made a strong response in a 3-1 (24-26, 25-7, 25-6, 25-21) triumph over the Rockets.
The victory sends the Mustangs to the regional tournament ...
GLADSTONE — Dylan Krause became a first-time winner Saturday morning, earning top honors in the first Halloween Hustle Run.
Krause covered the 3.6-mile course on the Days River Trails in 23 minutes, 37 seconds. He was followed by Ryan Edwardson of Gladstone (24:59) and early leader Lucas ...